First faunistic results of the Lepidoptera of Zap Valley in Hakkari Province (SE Turkey). Priamus 16 (4): 119-199, 8 figs.
This paper deals with the first faunistic results of the Lepidoptera, collected by the authors from various localities of the Zap Valley in Hakkari Province (SE Turkey). Totally 524 species of 33 families are reported from the studied area. Among them 52 species are new to the fauna of Hakkari Province. All the species are listed alphabetically, together with synonyms and distributional information as codes. Working conditions in the region are also briefly described.